New Mexico State Rumors & News

  • New Mexico State has no plans to drop to FCS level

    Las Cruces Sun-News "New Mexico State football will look to remain in the top tier of college athletics in 2018, according to Board of Regents Chair Debra Hicks. The future of the program has been in doubt after the Sun Belt Conference informed NMSU it would not to renew the school's football-only membership after..." May 05

  • Idaho, New Mexico State out of Sun Belt after 2017 football season

    Fox Sports "Idaho and New Mexico State will no longer be a part of the Sun Belt Conference after the 2017 football season, a source told FOX Sports on Tuesday morning. The Vandals are 6-29 the past three years and 5-18 in their two seasons in the SBC. The Aggies are 7-29 the past three seasons and 5-19 in..." March 01

  • New Mexico State has items stolen from team travel party at Florida

    The Las Cruces Sun-News "Following Saturday's 61-13 football loss at the University of Florida, several members of New Mexico State's travel party had personal items stolen from a chartered bus near Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. NMSU athletics director Mario Moccia said he personally had work property, a laptop and..." September 08

  • McElwain: Florida will play two QBs in opener vs. New Mexico State

    CBS Sports "Florida will play two quarterbacks in the season opener against New Mexico State, Jim McElwain told reporters on Thursday. Redshirt freshman Will Grier has been battling with Treon Harris through camp, but McElwain says he needs to see both quarterbacks in action on Saturdays before naming a..." August 27

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 09

  • Packers pluck line coach from New Mexico State

    College Football Talk "A couple of months after the spinning of the 2013-14 Coaching Carousel came to an unofficial end, New Mexico State has found itself forced back on the unpopular ride. Following up on reports from earlier in the day, NMSU confirmed in a press release that Steve Marshall has decided to leave his..." May 02

  • NMSU coach Martin announces 2014 signing class

    Fox Sports Arizona "New Mexico State football coach Doug Martin announced the Aggies’ 2014 signing class Wednesday afternoon. Twenty-five student-athletes signed a National Letter of Intent/Financial Aid Agreement with the Aggies to attend New Mexico State University and play football beginning in 2014. The..." February 06